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Current Obituaries

Victoria Valdovinos-Lopez

Visitation Monday 5-9pm
Mass Tuesday 10am St Gabriel’s Church
Interment will follow at Beechwoods Cemetery

Marie F. Giordano

Marie F. Giordano

Marie F. Giordano (1931-2018)

It is with great sadness that the family of Marie Giordano announce her passing on November 14th after a brief illness.
Marie was born in New Rochelle on February 28th to the late Vito and Giovanna Fastiggi and was preceded in death by her husband Michael L. Giordano and sister, Irma Salmi.

She is survived by her daughters Virginia Giordano, Carolyn Giordano-Rudy and her husband Dean, and son, Michael Giordano, Jr and his wife Lena.
She is also survived by her sister, Jane Insolia, grandchildren Leonie and Nicholas Schulte, Michael Giordano III and Gabrielle Giordano-Cedor, in addition to many nieces, nephews and friends.

Marie was an avid traveler, with a keen sense of adventure. She toured the world with friends and family throughout her life, always ready for the next journey. She was also a gourmet cook with a passion for entertaining. Her family, friends and neighbors enjoyed numerous parties throughout the years at her home in New Rochelle.
Marie will also be lovingly remembered for her hard work and dedication to the success of her family business, Pelham Lumber.
Her legacy will live on in the hearts and minds of the many lives she has touched with her giving and generous spirit and her quick wit.
Please join us for one final celebration, as Marie embarks on her next journey.
Visiting hours will be Sunday 4-8pm at Lloyd Maxcy & Sons Beauchamp Chapel Inc. 16 Shea Pl., New Rochelle, NY 10805. A funeral Mass is scheduled for Monday 10:30am at Holy Family Church. Interment will follow at Beechwoods Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Jude Children’s Hospital.

Roberta Seftner

Roberta Seftner, a long time resident of New Rochelle, passed away on November 10, 2018.
Roberta was born on June 22, 1945 in Portland, Maine to the late Robert and Dorothy Wilder.
She is survived by her daughter Kathleen and her husband Roger; her grand children Katherine, Peter and Kayla; her great-grandson Nile; her long time companion Thomas O’Loughlin and dear friend (and ex husband) Maurice Leteve. Her love for her family was evident in all she said and did. She will be greatly missed.
Roberta moved to New Rochelle when she was 19 years old to be closer to her grandparents and build a life for herself. She married her first husband Maurice at Salem Baptist church on January 11, 1969 where she later went on to teach Sunday school. Her love for children inspired her to open her own day care business. She was honored throughout her career with many awards. She was a long time member of the American Legion & enjoyed writing prayers for them.
Visiting hours will be Tuesday, November 20, 3-7 pm at Lloyd Maxcy & Sons Beauchamp Chapel, 16 Shea Pl, New Rochelle. Sisto & Paino Directors.

Interment will be private for her family in Maine.

Salvatore Scardigno

Visitation Thursday 2-4pm & 7-9pm
Mass Friday 10:30am at Blessed Sacrament Church
Interment will follow at Saint Mary’s Cemetery Queens

Annette Matthews

Annette Matthews, a longtime resident of New Rochelle, died on November 11, 2018. She was 83.
Annette was born on June 26, 1935 in New Rochelle to the late Albert and Rose (Nicoletti) Della Cava.
She was predeceased by her husband William T. Matthews whom she married on August 31, 1958. He died on February 3, 2013.
She is survived by her two sons: Keith (Peggy) Matthews and William (Ronnie) Matthews; 8 grandchildren and 5 great grandchildren and her sister Josephine “Cissy” Servello.

Visiting hours will be Tuesday 4-8pm at Lloyd Maxcy & Sons Beauchamp Chapel, 16 Shea Pl, New Rochelle. A funeral Mass is scheduled for Wednesday 10:30 at Blessed Sacrament Church. Interment will follow at Beechwoods Cemetery. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the American Heart Association.

Francis (Frank) Mahon

Francis (Frank) Mahon died peacefully in his sleep on November 10, 2018.
He was born on February 4, 1923 in Tullamore, County Offlay, Republic of Ireland. Frank came to the United States in 1950 under the sponsorship of Martin and Anne Dufficy. He settled in New Rochelle and resided there for 68 years.

Frank was a longtime employee of the New York Telephone Company and a member of its Pioneers Club. He was an accomplished accordionist and had volumes of Irish songs committed to memory. He was fluent in Gaelic and in his younger years enjoyed dances and social whirl among his Irish friends in New York City and the Catskills. Frank travelled extensively in Europe and the Caribbean. He was a lifelong Yankee Fan.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be private.

Rita P. Hannan

Rita P. Hannan

Rita P. Hannan a longtime resident of New Rochelle passed away on November 10, 2018.
Rita was born on February 22, 1928 in New Rochelle, to the late Joseph and Helen (Coleman) Keane. She was educated in New Rochelle Schools and married William J. Hannan on August 26, 1950 in Blessed Sacrament Church. Rita worked for 17 years at the Holy Sepulchre Cemetery in New Rochelle, retiring in 1989 to move to Madison, CT. with her husband.
Rita was a life member of the Ladies Auxiliary of the Military Order of the Purple Heart, serving as President of Unit 21, New Rochelle, for several years.
She was predeceased by her husband William, her brother Joseph Keane and son-in-law Michael Ebeling.
She is survived by her daughters Jo-Anne Ebeling and Barbara (George) Westphal; her son Gregory (Suzanne) Hannan and grandchildren Christopher and Jennifer Ebeling.
Visiting hours will be Wednesday 2-4 & 7-9pm at Lloyd Maxcy & Sons Beauchamp Chapel, 16 Shea Pl, New Rochelle. A funeral Mass is scheduled for Thursday 10:30am at Blessed Sacrament Church. Interment will follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.

Theresa C. Romaine

Theresa C. Romaine, a longtime resident of New Rochelle, died on November 10, 2018. She was 93.
Theresa worked for many years at Iona College.
She was predeceased by her husband Henry whom she married on October 28, 1946. He died on November 1, 2003.
She is survived by her daughters Mary Ann (John) Corson, Rachael Gallardo and Dolores (Alfred Jr) Ritacco; her 8 grandchildren; her 12 great grandchildren; her sisters Josephine Pavone and Carmella Sutton; her brothers Carmine D’Amore and Michael D’Amore. She was predeceased by her brother Felice and Angelo D’Amore and her sister Theresa D’Amore

Visiting hours will be Sunday 4-8pm and Monday 2-4 & 7-9pm at Lloyd Maxcy & Sons Beauchamp Chapel, 16 Shea Pl, New Rochelle. A funeral Mass is scheduled for Tuesday 10:30am at Holy Family Church. Interment will follow at Beechwoods Cemetery. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Calvary Hospital, Bronx, NY.

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